Wednesday, May 15, 2013

For the Roses....

"For the roses that I gather,
for the thorns their stems contain,
thanks for both dear heavenly Father,
though the thorns have brought me pain."

 "For the trials on the journey,
for the cross that I must bear,
thank you God and stay beside me,
lifting me from dark despair."

photos's taken at 
Rose Gardens, Portland Or
by Karen


  1. Thinking of you today . . . wishing your stems didn't have so many thorns. Love you lots!!

  2. Beautiful pictures, Karen. Love you. Stay strong.

  3. I love that song. Sorry you're feeling those thorns so strongly right now. May God continue to strengthen you.

  4. Beautiful! Praying for thorn-free roses for you.


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